All Nippon Airways (ANA), Boeing's (BA) largest 787 customer with 17 Dreamliners, has...

|About: The Boeing Company (BA)|By:, SA News Editor

All Nippon Airways (ANA), Boeing's (BA) largest 787 customer with 17 Dreamliners, has safely carried out a two-hour test flight of the jet with its modified battery system. However, while Ethiopian Airlines has already flown the plane commercially, ANA intends to conduct at least 230 test flights before allowing customer back on in June. Fellow carrier Japan Airlines plans to carry out its first 787 test flight next month.